#Burundi

  • Article: This Refugee Is Growing African Eggplants in the US to Support Her Family
    Citizenship

    This Refugee Is Growing African Eggplants in the US to Support Her Family

    Aug. 20, 2018|Voice of America

    Since 2013, Ndagijimana , has sold her harvest to Africans in five different states. Read more

  • Article: Reversing Burundi's Pregnant School Girl Ban Is Not Enough, Activists Say
    Education

    Reversing Burundi's Pregnant School Girl Ban Is Not Enough, Activists Say

    Aug. 1, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Campaigners say tens of thousands of girls in Africa are ostracised or shamed for becoming pregnant Read more

  • Article: Burundi Just Banned Pregnant Girls and Teen Fathers From School
    Education

    Burundi Just Banned Pregnant Girls and Teen Fathers From School

    By Daniele Selby|July 3, 2018

    Secondary school attendance rates for boys and girls in Burundi are already low. Read more

  • Article: Beyoncé and Gucci Are Helping 120,000 People Get Clean Water in Burundi
    Water & Sanitation

    Beyoncé and Gucci Are Helping 120,000 People Get Clean Water in Burundi

    By Joe McCarthy|March 23, 2018

    “Access to water is a fundamental right.” Read more

  • Article: Food for Refugees Is ‘Running Out’ in Tanzania, World Food Programme Warns in Call for More Funds
    Food & Hunger

    Food for Refugees Is ‘Running Out’ in Tanzania, World Food Programme Warns in Call for More Funds

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 30, 2017

    Rations for refugees from Burundi and DRC will be cut if funding does not increase. Read more

  • Article: Two Burundi Teens Missing From Washington Seen Crossing Into Canada
    Citizenship

    Two Burundi Teens Missing From Washington Seen Crossing Into Canada

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 21, 2017

    A crew of six went missing after a robotics competition in in Washington, D.C. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Intrepid Female Scientist from Burundi Fighting the World’s Deadliest Disease
    Girls & Women

    Meet the Intrepid Female Scientist from Burundi Fighting the World’s Deadliest Disease

    By Tess Sohngen|July 18, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Mireille Kamariza is proof that anyone anywhere can change the world. Read more

  • Article: Beyoncé’s #BeyGood4Burundi Campaign Will Bring Clean, Safe Water To Burundi
    AdvocacyWater & Sanitation

    Beyoncé’s #BeyGood4Burundi Campaign Will Bring Clean, Safe Water To Burundi

    June 30, 2017

    More than half a million people will receive the clean, safe water they need to survive. Read more